Writing prompts…What love is…unedited…

I saw a writing prompt that asked, “what love has…”

I decided to go in another direction and posed my own question: “What love is…”

*It’s the silent tear of a widow looking through a rain-specked window

*It’s the searching hoot of an owl missing its companion

*It’s the haunting song of a whippoorwill on a cloudless night

*It’s the flickering smile of memory on the face of an elder

*It’s the glint in the eye of a person standing by the terminal waiting for your sudden appearance

*It’s the giggle of a newborn, the sigh of the lovelorn, and the fading grin of those who live without it. 


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